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How long does it take a statin get out of your system my legs hurt?

I started simvastatin this summer. The last few weeks my legs and ankles began hurting now I have foot cramps that twist my feet and headaches. I'm going to stop and see if they go away. ...

Posted 28 Oct 2011 20 answers

Just prescribed Androgel and have been using for a week, how long until I start seeing results?

Greetings, Last week my doctor prescribed Androgel, 1%, 5mg for me because of low testosterone. I'm a 48 year old white male, 40 pounds overweight and taking meds for high bp and high ...

Posted 12 Mar 2011 7 answers

Which drug is better - Simvastatin or Lipitor? Which does less damage to the body?

I was prescribed Lipitor by my physician. But I heard that Simvastatin (Zocor) has less of a negative effect on the body than Lipitor. Is it true?

Posted 13 Aug 2009 7 answers

Can Lipitor cause Type II Diabetes?

Popular Statin Drug Lipitor causes Type II Diabetes in Women ◦digg ◦ ◦ 5775EmailShare Some women taking Lipitor (atorvastatin) for high cholesterol problems developed type II diabetes, an unexp ...

Posted 26 Jul 2013 1 answer

Question on Effexor, Welbutrin, Primidone, Vytorin 10/20?

I noticed a "Red Flag" on Effexor and Wellbutrin. I take 75mg Effexor in morning, 300 mg Wellbutrin in evening, 1 Vytorin 10/20 in afternoon, 50mg Primidone 4/day. I cannot sleep more than ...

Posted 29 Sep 2014 3 answers

If you have high cholesterol and tryglycerides what can you take instead of lamotrigine ?

I have what is called Hypertryglydemia and it says that medicines can cause high cholesterol and tryglycerides

Posted 6 days ago 1 answer

Is there a "best time of day" to take Atorvastatin?

... I've read that - to some - it doesn't matter and to others, it's best to take it at bedtime... I'm about to start this medication and I'm trying to figure out this thing ...

Posted 8 days ago 1 answer

Does Topamax altar moods?

I have been prescribed Topamax for weight loss due to high cholesterol and stroke risk. I also have PMDD which I have taken Welbutrin but am not currently taking. I'm curious if Topamax will ...

Posted 14 days ago 1 answer

Can I drink grape fruit juice whilst taking simvastatin?

if not why ???

Posted 23 Oct 2014 3 answers

Patient who is taking simvastatin and he suffers from muscle pain , he start taking diclofenac , is?

patient is now on metformine, sivastatin, lansoprazole, diphenhydramine

Posted 28 Oct 2014 1 answer

I daily take 900mg gabapentin, 1200mg carbamazepine, 50mg sertraline non or alcoholic wine better?

I have epilepsy, curious non alc. wine have same benefits as red wine? I also take 20mg simvastatin for high chol.

Posted 21 Sep 2014 2 answers

Who has elevated cholesterol?

I had some blood work done last week. The results showed I had a slightly elevated cholesterol level. The bad one, should read less than 3.5 and mine read 3.92. I never had elevated bad cholesterol. ...

Posted 5 Mar 2012 17 answers

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